A's Alberto Callaspo working out at first base
To this point, talk in the A's camp about Alberto Callaspo as a first baseman has been mostly speculative.
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Fantasy Baseball: Has ballpark turned the entire Oakland A's rotation into sleepers?
The Oakland A's performance last season came as far less of a shock than it was the year before, when the Athletics stormed from the bottom of the AL West midseason to steal the crown.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Brew Crew Ball
Spring Training Game Preview and Thread #-25: Brewers
Today is the Brewers ' eighth game of the spring and their third matchup with Oakland, but the first time the two teams have met in Maryvale.
Northern Michigan News
Braun homers again as Brewers beat Athletics 7-2
Ryan Braun hit his second homer of the spring and added a single to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Oakland Athletics 7-2 on Wednesday.
Jarrod Parker Shows Improvement
Mar 5, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jarrod Parker pitches during the first inning against the Oakland Athletics at Maryvale Baseball Park.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
"I just want to feel what it's like to square up a ball again," said Jaso, recalling what he told Crisp.
Deep A's staff ready to strong-arm foes
When the A's deepened their bullpen in the offseason, the common thinking was the competent relief corps would take pressure off the young starters.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
4 Oakland A's Players Turning Heads Early at Spring Training
The Oakland A's may only be five games into MLB 's 2014 spring training, but they've already provided plenty of excitement.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Oakland A's Pitching Report: A's vs. Rangers
Feb 18, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sonny Gray throws during a workout at Papago Park.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Oakland A's spring training off to a good start
The Oakland A's full squad reported to Phoenix, Arizona for spring training a little more than a week ago and much has happened as they have begun practicing and playing.
The Campbell Reporter
A's notebook: Eric Sogard loses in #FaceofMLB final, praises 'amazing' fans
Pitted in the final of the MLB Network's #FaceofMLB competition, Sogard's supporters came up a bit short against Mets third baseman David Wright, who garnered 51 percent of the vote on Twitter to 49 percent for Sogard.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Parker struggles, Doolittle sharp before A's rally
Jarrod Parker tried to limit his sliders Friday, but Sean Doolittle was thrilled to break out his own slider, a new pitch for him.
Norris hits late homer to help A's beat Giants
Derek Norris hit a tying, two-run, homer in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics scored on a wild pitch in the ninth to beat the split-squad San Francisco Giants 7-6 on Friday.
Pre-Game & Lineups For Giants Split Squad Games
Today the Giants have a split squad game where half the team will go to Phoenix to take on the Athletics again and the other half will play the Brewers at home in Scottsdale.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
2014 MLB Preview: Oakland a's
Somehow the Oakland A's keep winning. And they do it with very few everyday starters, just role players who have found a home under GM Billy Beane and Manager Bob Melvin.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
2014 Draft Prep: Breakouts, 1.0
The 12 players below are at different stages of their careers and have varied levels of service time.
Contra Costa Times
Oakland A's rotation could have Parker, Gray in top two spots
Manager Bob Melvin says second-year right-hander Sonny Gray will start Saturday's Cactus League game against the Texas Rangers.
Even-keeled Trevor Cahill trying to regain fun and form in third season with Arizona Diamondbacks
After all, right-hander Trevor Cahill has not exactly come as advertised since being acquired back in Dec. 2011 from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for highly-touted prospect Jarrod Parker.
Aa s rotation is taking shape: team shows...
Sonny Gray is starting Saturday's game, the day after Jarrod Parker makes his spring debut, The Chronicle has learned, and Scott Kazmir will start on Sunday.